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Anker Valley Primary Academy

Anker Valley Primary Academy

Year 1 Herons

Image previewWelcome to our Heron's class page. 


Your class teacher is Miss Matthews, and she is supported by Miss Renshaw.

Every Thursday afternoon, Mrs Horlor or Miss Garrett will be teaching you.

On Friday afternoon, you will have music lessons with Rock It Music (Steel Pans, Keyboards and Ukeleles)

You will need your PE kits and reading books and diary in school every day.

You will need your library book in school every Friday.


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  • 17/03/23

    Thinking like a geographer!

    Herons are learning all about the geography of the area local to Anker Valley.
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  • 07/03/23

    Have you seen this alien?

    Herons have been reading the story of Beegu and following the alien crash landing at school last week have created wanted posters for their homework to try and find the missing alien.
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  • 03/03/23

    Alien Crash Landing!

    It has been great to be back in school and to see how determined and ready all of Herons have returned after their half term break!
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  • 26/02/23

    End of the first Spring term!

    Another half term completed and another fantastic half term full of progress!
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  • 03/02/23

    Maths Inspire Workshop

    As part of our Number Day celebrations, we held our first Maths Inspire workshop for Heron's parents. 
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  • 27/01/23

    This week in Herons...

    It’s been another busy week of learning for Herons!
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  • 13/01/23

    Resilience in PE!

    In PE this week, Herons used our fantastic indoor PE equipment during their gymnastics lesson.
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  • 08/01/23

    Winter Walk

    Following our Autumn walk in November, Heron's walked the same route this week to look for changes.
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  • 12/12/22

    Santa Saves Christmas!

    Herons had a wonderful time this afternoon at the Tamworth Assembly Rooms, watching the Santa Saves Christmas panto.
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  • 02/12/22

    Making Christingles

    It was really lovely to see all of the children working together!
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  • 13/11/22

    Outdoor Learning in Herons!

    The children in Herons have enjoyed their outdoor education this week, particularly being in the Forest area with Miss Garrett.
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  • 04/11/22

    Busy First Week Back in Herons!

    Herons have settled beautifully into their second half term of Year 1 and have been busy with their new topics and new learning!  
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